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The children of terror

Participation, of course, is presented as an honour that the children have to earn, an imprimatur of belonging.

31 Aug 2018 1:18 AM

Woman shouting 'Allahu Akbar' slashes 2 with blade in supermarket in France

The 24-yr-old assailant was overpowered by a customer, two supermarket employees and was taken into custody.

18 Jun 2018 12:54 PM

US-led air strike hits key military positions in east Syria: State media

A military source of forces allied to Syria's govt said the strikes had targeted two regime military positions near a frontline with IS.

24 May 2018 1:30 PM

Afghan children set off unexploded mortar round, 3 dead

Afghanistan is littered with land mines and unexploded munitions left over from decades of war, which kill and wound hundreds of people.

29 Apr 2018 4:31 PM

China warns its citizens in Pakistan of possible Taliban attacks

The port and road-building projects in Balochistan province have come under frequent insurgent attacks.

08 Dec 2017 7:03 PM


Artistes find their voice in Turkey’s ‘difficult’ climate

Turkish artist Erkan Ozgen, a Kurd, presented the video installation of the Syrian mute boy, Mohammed, in a short video entitled “Wonderland”.

21 Nov 2017 1:13 AM

FBI says no connection to terrorism found in Las Vegas shooting

Police said the attack was carried out by Stephen Paddock, a 64-year-old retired accountant.

03 Oct 2017 8:35 AM

Death toll from mosque attack in Kabul reaches 28: official

The Islamic State said in a statement on the website of its Aamaq news agency that it had deployed two attackers to the mosque.

26 Aug 2017 3:04 PM

1 dead, 6 injured in knife attack at supermarket in Hamburg

The attacker had been scheduled to be deported, but the process had been held up as he lacked identity papers, Scholz said.

29 Jul 2017 10:31 AM

Putin signs law allowing Russia to keep its air base in Syria

Russia has been providing an air cover for Syrian President Bashar Assad's offensive on the Islamic State group since 2015.

28 Jul 2017 12:00 PM


Syrian rebel aid programme was 'dangerous and wasteful': Trump

US officials said last week that some of the anti-Assad forces could be absorbed into US military-supported groups fighting Islamic State.

25 Jul 2017 11:30 AM

Syrian Billy Elliot ballets his way to Paris to portray ‘real picture’ of his nation

Ahmad Joudeh is set on erasing the horrifying image of Syrian youth the Islamic state group portrays through his dance.

21 Jul 2017 11:45 AM

Iraq: Mosul looks to rise from the ashes after battle

But before this can happen, the chaotic mess caused by the conflict that devastated Mosul must be cleared away.

19 Jul 2017 1:07 PM

Trump administration plans to create independent military Cyber Command

The move reflects the escalating threat of cyberattacks and intrusions from other nation states, terrorist groups and hackers.

17 Jul 2017 1:51 PM

Duterte says siege may end soon but ISIS threat will persist

Military spokesman Brig. Gen. Padilla said 381 militants, 90 soldiers and policemen and 39 civilians have been killed in the fighting.

11 Jul 2017 6:28 PM


Terror attacks during Ramadan shows Islamic State in pitched recruiting race

The attacks since Ramadan's beginning on May 26 show the sweep of the group's ambition.

12 Jun 2017 9:15 PM

Terrorists’ weapons of choice

It is almost impossible for the security agencies to detect the attacker until he or she has struck.

10 Jun 2017 12:28 AM

Suspect named after youngsters killed in UK concert attack

British media said he was born in the northwestern English city and that his Libyan parents had fled the regime of dictator Moamer Kadhafi.

24 May 2017 7:59 AM

Troops may have killed IS leader in Afghanistan raid: Pentagon

Pentagon spokesman said, about 50 US special forces, 40 Afghan commandos were choppered in close to the compound used by IS Afghan leader.

29 Apr 2017 10:08 AM

Syria evacuation postponed after blast kills 80 kids

Syrian news agency SANA said that 19 militants were transferred by government forces from Fuaa and Kafraya at the same time.

17 Apr 2017 3:26 PM